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Centre for Ocean Business

OBZ is a hub for the Ocean Business Ecosystem located at BI Norwegian Business School. Academics, businesses, students, organizations, and regulators come together to share knowledge, and to collaborate, develop, and apply commercially valuable, innovative and sustainable solutions to benefit Ocean industries.

Centre for Ocean Business was established at BI March 15 2019. Norway is taking a position in new and emerging ocean industries, and the vision of the centre is to support this development by providing insight into new business models, collaboration, and scale up.

Randi Lunnan

Professor Chair Department of Strategy and Entrepreneurship +4746410479


BI Norwegian Business School
Nydalsveien 37
N-0484 Oslo

Switchboard: +47 46 41 00 00

Our partners

Ocean Industry Forum
GDP Grønt skipsfartsprogram
Brim Explorer
MRC: Marine Recycling cluster
  • Sunday, 05 June 2022 -

    Research grant awarded Alessandra Luzzi and Randi Lunnan for exploring the link between digitalization and sustainability in Ocean Business

    Digitalization and sustainability are two key issues in Ocean business, and the grant will be used to generate insights into ways that types of digitalization among sets of actors in ecosystems can…

  • Wednesday, 01 June 2022 -

    Market analysis project presentation for Brim Tech.

    Three students have worked on how to analyze an emerging market analysis and presented their analysis for BrimTech

  • Tuesday, 03 May 2022 -

    Consultancy project under the supervision of Randi Lunnan presents a market analysis for the ship design industry

    Five MSc students presented their analysis of the ship design industry in Norway and Europe, presenting the actors, their developments as well as challenges and opportunities for the industry.

  • Thursday, 21 April 2022 - OIFO

    Randi Lunnan continues as a member of the board of Ocean Industry Forum Oslofjord

    Randi Lunnan is appointed two more years as a board member of Ocean Industry Forum Oslofjord

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